TOPICS IN BAR AND LAW SCHOOL ESSAY WRITING
(LAWJ-4098) - 2 UNITS

This course will provide students with strategies and tactics needed for success on the essay portion of the California Bar Exam. It will also enhance essay writing skills for law school. This course will begin with an overview of the bar exam, followed by specific writing approaches, outlining and issue spotting techniques, time management strategies and essay writing using actual bar exam essays. Essays will be reviewed in class and submitted for grading. This course will also serve as an introduction and/or as a refresher to a variety of subjects tested on the essay portion of the bar exam.

This course does not meet the Academic Success Program requirements

Prerequisites:
None